Lab Test Engineer - Tech Spec III
Savannah, GA 
Posted 29 days ago
Job Description

Lab Test Engineer - Tech Spec IIIin GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Desired Skills/Experience

  • Experience in systems engineering, specifically: requirements gathering & decomposition, V&V, and configuration management
  • Experience conducting Lab or Flight tests in highly integrated and complex aircraft/aerospace systems including creating test plans & cards, and facilitating Test Readiness Reviews (TRRs)
    • Systems of particular importance: Avionics (AHRS, Air Data, ADS-B, ComNav, CVR/FDR, EGPWF, FMS, HUD/EVS, SATCOM, etc), Electrical Power, Flight Controls (Flight Dynamics and Fly-by-wire actuation systems), and Human Factors
  • General aircraft/aerospace system knowledge including but not limited to:
    • Aircraft data transfer standards/protocols (A249, A664, A717, ASCB, etc...)
    • Comprehending aircraft electrical schematics
    • Highly integrated system troubleshooting in support of complex system development
  • FAA/EASA/ODA Aircraft Certification Process - guidelines (ARP4754, DO178), certification plans, test plans, certification/test reports, aircraft conformity, etc
  • Test Article Configuration Control Document experience highly preferred
  • Development and continuous improvement of engineering processes in the manufacturing, testing, or certification domain
  • Real-time simulations (HWIL)
    • Comprehensive understanding of graphical programming of multidomain dynamical systems (e.g. - Simulink or similar)
  • Strong problem-solving skills involving many stakeholders and various integrated systems
  • Confident in challenging the status quo in an effort to improve efficiency
  • Pilot's certificate or flight training experience

Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required. 13 yrs specific technical discipline or 15 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters and 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.

Position Purpose:

Works on engineering projects containing critical problems, the solution of which requires major technological advances and extensive related development

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Responsible for an entire engineering project of major complexity within established scope .
  2. Makes technical decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities .
  3. Applies advanced technical principles, theories and concepts based on broad expertise or unique specialized knowledge .
  4. Leads the development of innovative principles and ideas .
  5. Acts independently to determine improved methods and/or procedures to optimize technical product, cost and schedule requirements .
  6. Works under consultative direction; uses independent judgment to accomplish objectives .
  7. Develops standards and guides for diverse engineering activities .
  8. Conceives and plans investigation of broad areas of importance for which engineering precedents are lacking in areas critical to the program .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. Advanced degree in engineering or related curriculum preferred.
  2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 208518

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 01/31/2023

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.

Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
13 to 15 years
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